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Rodgers surges to lead at John Deere Classic

Rodgers surges to lead at John Deere Classic

This was the 25-year-old's 62nd round of the season, eclipsing a previous best of 65 (x3), most recently in R2 of the Travelers three starts ago. Bryson DeChambeau is Rodgers' nearest challenger heading into the third round at TPC Deere Run.


United Kingdom welcomes Spanish king and queen with military pomp

United Kingdom welcomes Spanish king and queen with military pomp

Speaking in Spanish the King, who is on a three-day state visit to Britain, told the banquet guests: "In Europe, together, our governments have championed policies to guarantee the progress and well-being of our societies". King Felipe said Brexit "saddens" Spain but that it "fully respects" the will of the British people . Then Felipe will meet Theresa May at 10 Downing Street.



India taking diplomatic route to solve border crisis with China in Dokla

The government also emphasised on the "unique nature of the very close and longstanding India-Bhutan relationship" in the context of the face-off between Indian and Chinese troops in the Doklam area of Bhutan and has stressed on the responsibility to protect Bhutan's territorial integrity.


Assam ravaged by floods, 49 dead, several hundred displaced

Assam ravaged by floods, 49 dead, several hundred displaced

Majuli is situated where the Brahmaputra river meets Subansiri river and has around 33,000 residents who have been affected by the floods. The official flood bulletin released by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority this evening said that three more persons lost their lives in the districts of Dhemaji, Dhubri and Nagaon, taking the death toll to 52.


Hong Kong Court Removes 4 Pro-Democracy Legislators From Office

Hong Kong Court Removes 4 Pro-Democracy Legislators From Office

The Chinese territory's Court of First Instance ruled the four had not been honest when they altered their oaths , and declared their seats vacant. The unprecedented intervention was prompted by a string of protests during the swearing in of lawmakers the month before.



Trump attends Bastille Day parade in Paris

During their first meeting in Brussels, Trump and his French counterpart shared a long, tense handshake . Both Trump and Macron hung on tight as they chatted for several more seconds, with the Republican President patting Macron's hand several times for good measure.